Videos

  • ​​​​​Ather​osclerosis
    Atherosclerosis is when arteries get hardened and narrowed. Learn what causes it, how it harms your health, and what you can do to prevent it.
  • Atrial Fibrillation
    Atrial fibrillation is when the upper chambers of the heart don’t pump normally. Learn what happens in the heart, and how it can be managed.
  • Atrial Flutter
    Atrial flutter is when the upper chambers of the heart beat too fast. Learn how it happens, and how it can be treated.
  • Cardiac Catheterization
    Cardiac catheterization procedure can diagnose a variety of heart conditions and determine the health of your coronary arteries, heart valves, and heart muscle. View this video to learn what happens during this procedure and various treatment options.
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
    Physical activity is healthy for your heart—even after you've had a heart attack or bypass surgery. It's important to start out slowly, under the supervision of cardiac rehab specialists. In this video, you'll learn what's involved in cardiac rehab and how it can benefit your health in the long term.
  • Cardiac Stress Tests
    A cardiac stress test may be ordered if you have or are suspected of having coronary artery disease. This test evaluates your heart’s response to stress or exercise. Watch this video and learn what to expect before, during, and after this procedure. Other types of stress tests will also be presented.
  • Coronary Angioplasty and Stenting
    Coronary angioplasty and stenting is done to open up blood vessels in the heart. You may need the procedure after a heart attack, or if your vessels are clogged with plaque. Find out how it’s done and what to expect.
  • Coronary Artery Disease
    Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the most common type of heart disease. CAD develops when plaque builds up in the arteries that supply blood to the heart. See if you’re at risk for CAD, and how you can help prevent it.
  • Eating Well with Heart Disease
    Small changes in what you eat can make a big difference in your heart health. Watch and learn how easy it is to improve your health by eating right.
  • Heart Attack: Signs and Symptoms
    Millions of people suffer heart attacks every year. A heart attack can damage the heart’s function, and even lead to death. Learn what happens during a heart attack, and what signs to watch for.
  • Heart Failure
    Heart failure is when your heart can’t pump enough blood to meet your body’s needs. Learn about the different types of heart failure, and the treatments that can help you manage it.
  • Heart Murmurs in Adults
    A heart murmur is blood flow that makes a noise because of a problem in or near the heart. See how a heart murmur occurs, and when it’s a cause for concern.
  • How Your Heart Works - Animation
    Your heart is a pump that is responsible for delivering blood to all parts of your body. Arteries carry oxygen-rich blood from the lungs to nourish the cells, and veins transport oxygen-poor blood on its way back to the heart and lungs. This animation shows how the heart and circulatory system work.